Adult Ministries

Philoptochos
Our mission is to use our philanthropic efforts to willingly serve the needs of those who are poor in health, spirit and basic sustenance. Our focus is to achieve spiritual growth and enlightenment in order to accomplish our endeavors together in accordance with God’s will and within the teachings of our Greek Orthodox faith. Read more »

Koinonia Men's Ministry
Ascension's "Koinonia" Men's Ministry group brings Greek Orthodox Christian stewards of the Ascension of Our Lord (25 years of age and older) closer together through Orthodox Christian fellowship, and educational, social and philanthropic ministries. Read more »

Missions
Ascension's Missions Ministry was formed to participate in, and support, the work of the Orthodox Christian Mission Center in fulfilling the Great Commission of Christ. Read more »

Greek School
This is a program for those who want to learn or improve their Greek. The focus is on conversational modern Greek and involves the students in conversation in a variety of social situations in a friendly atmosphere. Read more »

Couples In Christ Ministry
Ascension's Couples In Christ Ministry fosters the well-being of the marital bond by gathering couples together to discuss practical topics that nourish the healthy development and maintenance of Christ-centered marriages and family life. Read more »

Senior Synaxis
Senior Synaxis is a ministry "for the young at heart" that includes social, cultural and religious activities bringing our "Senior" Stewards of the Ascension of Our Lord Church together in Orthodox Christian Fellowship.  Read more »

Encounter the Word Men's Bible Study
This ministry gives men the opportunity in a casual setting to explore, discuss and share persectives on different Bible readings. Read more »

Ascending in Orthodoxy Women's Bible Study
Ascending in Orthodoxy Women's Bible Study hones in on the study of Scriptures. Read more »

St. Anna's Orthodox Mothers' Ministry
The St. Anna's Orthodox Mothers' Ministry is dedicated to St. Anna and formed for Ascension moms to support one another in raising our children in our holy Orthodox faith.  Read more »

Project HOPE
“Project HOPE” is a humanitarian outreach program designed to help parishioners and community members in need. Read more »

Byzantine Music
This ministry at Ascension teaches traditional Orthodox Ecclesiastical music to people who have a basic level of experience in singing.  Read more »